Depute/Principal Psychologist (1.0FTE) (perm) - P00557

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Ref no: INV01728
Closes: Sunday, 25th March 2018
Published: Friday, 9th March 2018
Location: Southfield Campus, Southfield Avenue, Port Glasgow
Salary: £56,370 per year
Hours: 35.00 hours per week
Contract Type: Permanent
Position Type: Full Time
Organisation: Inverclyde Council
Category: Education
Sub-category: Psychological Services

Job Description

Depute/Principal Psychologist (1.0FTE) (perm)

REF: EDUC/P00557

Salary: £56,370

Location: Psychological Services, Southfield Campus, Port Glasgow

Hours: 35 hours per week


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Inverclyde Educational Psychology Service (IEPS) is an integral part of education services working closely with educational establishments and partner agencies delivering the Getting it Right for Every Child agenda.  IEPS is a strong team committed to improving outcomes of all children and young people of Inverclyde, particularly our most vulnerable. The Service actively encourages and supports innovative and creative practice.  As part of the management team the Depute Principal Educational Psychologist will play a key role in developing and driving forward the development priorities of the Service.

For an informal discussion please contact Kate Watson, Principal Educational Psychologist on (01475) 715430

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